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1. Argentina defaulted: it's still there

Argentina defulated on its debts but has clocked up major gains in real GDP and employment, writes Dave Osler at Left Futures.

2. And when did you stop beating your wife, Sir?

Channel 4 News's Krishnan Guru Murphy blogs on Vicky Pryce and awkward interviews.

3. Cameron's government has a plan B for everything but the economy

Left Foot Forward's Dominic Browne tots up the coalition's U-turns and broken promises.

4. Workless households: another success ministers don't want to explain

Over at Liberal Conspiracy, Richard Exell notes that the proportion of workless households was lower in 2010 than in 1997.

5. Lib Dems charge double for seats at their conference business dinner

Finally, the FT's Jim Pickard reports that the cash-strapped Lib Dems are now charging £350-£500 a head for seats at their conference dinner.

 

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